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Galwan incident was no mere 'security' issue; India's diplomacy needs to kick in with rigour to counter China
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Galwan incident was no mere 'security' issue; India's diplomacy needs to kick in with rigour to counter China

Historically, India's diplomacy had maintained the high ground of morality, persuasiveness and professional engagement that allowed it to 'manage' the restive neighbourhood and internal contradictions. Current relationships are not reflective of that ability

Lok Sabha polls: Resurgent Rajasthan Congress ropes in second generation leaders to strengthen position
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Lok Sabha polls: Resurgent Rajasthan Congress ropes in second generation leaders to strengthen position

The Congress is banking on the sons of two veteran leaders to defeat BJP heavyweights in Jodhpur and Barmer.

Budget 2019: Narendra Modi govt has gone back to Congress' 'Garibi Hatao' in same tax-and-spend way
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Budget 2019: Narendra Modi govt has gone back to Congress' 'Garibi Hatao' in same tax-and-spend way

Filling in for Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is ailing and under medical treatment in the United States, Piyush Goyal said he was presenting an interim Budget but tabled a full-fledged on

Rajasthan Assembly election: From Vasundhara Raje to Ashok Gehlot, a look at key faces contesting state polls
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Rajasthan Assembly election: From Vasundhara Raje to Ashok Gehlot, a look at key faces contesting state polls

With a total of 2,873 candidates in the fray for 200 Assembly seats in Rajasthan, the upcoming Assembly election is likely to set the ground for the Lok Sabha elections next year.

Rajasthan polls: From Muslim-dominated Tonk to agriculture-driven Shekhawati, a look at key regions and constituencies
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Rajasthan polls: From Muslim-dominated Tonk to agriculture-driven Shekhawati, a look at key regions and constituencies

As Rajasthan gears up to vote in the 7 December Assembly elections, certain electoral regions in the state seem to hold more power than others to influence the outcome.

Rajasthan polls: Manvendra Singh a turncoat, electorate will send him back, says Vasundhara Raje's son Dushyant Singh
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Rajasthan polls: Manvendra Singh a turncoat, electorate will send him back, says Vasundhara Raje's son Dushyant Singh

Dushyant Singh is spearheading his mother and Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's campaign in the Jhalrapatan assembly seat against Manvendra Singh as she has been travelling across the state to lead the BJP's electoral battle in Rajasthan and retain the mandate to rule the state.

Rajasthan polls: Congress releases third list of 18 candidates, allots five seats to alliance partners LJD, RLD, NCP
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Rajasthan polls: Congress releases third list of 18 candidates, allots five seats to alliance partners LJD, RLD, NCP

According to Congress' second list, the party has fielded former BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh against Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje from Jhalrapatan Assembly seat.

Rajasthan polls: Congress fields Jaswant Singh's son against Vasundhara Raje; party announces 32 names in 2nd list
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Rajasthan polls: Congress fields Jaswant Singh's son against Vasundhara Raje; party announces 32 names in 2nd list

The Congress released its second list of 32 candidates for the assembly election in Rajasthan, fielding former BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra against Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje from Jhalrapatan constituency.

BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra joins Congress, meets Rahul Gandhi in presence of other party members
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BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra joins Congress, meets Rahul Gandhi in presence of other party members

Manvendra Singh who had won Barmer's Sheo constituency as the BJP candidate in 2013 assembly elections, had announced at a rally last month that he is leaving the Bharatiya Janata Party.

BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress today ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls
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BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress today ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls

Manvendra Singh won Barmer's Sheo assembly constituency in 2013 with a margin of 31,425 votes.

Rajasthan polls: As Vasundhara Raje grapples with anti-incumbency, BJP hopes for best but braces for backlash
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Rajasthan polls: As Vasundhara Raje grapples with anti-incumbency, BJP hopes for best but braces for backlash

Insecurity and palace intrigue probably distracted Vasundhara Raje and as a result, governance suffered

Manvendra Singh, Sheo MLA who quit BJP, says saffron party 'has no chance of winning' in Rajasthan polls
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Manvendra Singh, Sheo MLA who quit BJP, says saffron party 'has no chance of winning' in Rajasthan polls

Manvendra Singh, son of BJP stalwart Jaswant Singh, and legislator from Sheo Assembly segment in Barmer, Rajasthan, broke his association with the BJP.

'Vasundhara Raje should introspect on why BJP leaders are leaving party': Sachin Pilot on Manvendra Singh's exit
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'Vasundhara Raje should introspect on why BJP leaders are leaving party': Sachin Pilot on Manvendra Singh's exit

On Saturday, Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh announced his decision to quit the Bharatiya Janta Party, citing self-respect.

Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra quits BJP ahead of Rajasthan polls, to contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Barmer-Jaisalmer
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Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra quits BJP ahead of Rajasthan polls, to contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Barmer-Jaisalmer

The differences between Manvendra and the BJP surfaced in 2014 when his father Jaswant Singh was denied ticket from Barmer parliamentary seat, from where the party fielded Colonel Sonaram

Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh quits BJP, says associating with party a 'big mistake'
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Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh quits BJP, says associating with party a 'big mistake'

Former Union minister Jaswant Singh's son and BJP MLA Manvendra Singh Saturday announced he has quit the party.

Naveen Patnaik urges Centre to establish Orissa HC benches in western, southern regions of state
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Naveen Patnaik urges Centre to establish Orissa HC benches in western, southern regions of state

In a letter to Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Naveen Patnaik asked him to refer to his earlier letters from 2013 and2014, wherein he had requested the establishment of High Court benches in western and southern Odisha.

Nirmala Sitharaman getting defence ministry means PMO writ likely to remain large in her ministry
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Nirmala Sitharaman getting defence ministry means PMO writ likely to remain large in her ministry

As defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman instantaneously becomes part of what is called league of Big Four in the government and a member of the powerful Cabinet Committee on Security.

Narendra Modi's bet on Nirmala Sitharaman sounds risky, but could be key to defence modernisation
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Narendra Modi's bet on Nirmala Sitharaman sounds risky, but could be key to defence modernisation

Nirmala Sitharaman's excellent links across the world and experience as commerce minister will be very useful as India's defence preparedness moves into a high gear

Gorkhaland demand: BJP's about-turn exposes party's hypocrisy; will people give a fitting reply?
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Gorkhaland demand: BJP's about-turn exposes party's hypocrisy; will people give a fitting reply?

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), which has been spearheading the movement for a separate Gorkhaland for the last 50 days, on Monday gave the BJP-led government at the Centre an ultimatum: Concede to our demands in 10 days or face the consequences.

'Modi has to go': Post-2002 Gujarat riots, Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted then CM to step down
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'Modi has to go': Post-2002 Gujarat riots, Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted then CM to step down

A new biography — 'The Untold Vajpayee: Politician and Paradox' by Ullekh NP (published by Penguin Books India) — looks at Atal Bihari Vajpayee's relationship with prominent members of the BJP, including Narendra Modi